From Passion to Product

lip balm production line

Eco Lips creators turned a DIY project into the beauty industry’s first organic lip balm.

Looping Life into Work

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Telehealth startup OpenLoop reshapes traditional healthcare and workplace environments.

Rocking the Block


Creative entrepreneurs Diana Upton-Hill and Justin Hill work to build community and opportunity in Bloomfield Iowa.

Company Chronicles

food on the grill

Learn why one entrepreneur started his businesses in Iowa – and why you should, too.

Home Grown

Immigrant roots and agricultural heritage grow diverse dining options in Iowa.

Ready to Work

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Iowa’s business and education community work together to prepare students for successful careers.

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